Packaging Materials Lab



Packaging Materials Laboratory



Besides pallet, package, and unit load testing the Center has access to well-equipped packaging materials testing laboratory which is capable to evaluate wide range of properties to accelerate your package design process.


The laboratory is equipped to conduct the following tests:


  • • ISO 3037 - Edge Crush Test
  • • ISO 2759 - Bust Tester
  • • ISO 5628 - Four Point Bending Test
  • • ISO 3035 - Flat Crush Test
  • • ISO 535 - COBB test
  • • ISO 3034 - Calpier
  • • TAPPI 410 - Grammage of Paper and Paperboard
  • • TAPPI 811 - Edgewise Crush Test - Waxed Edges
  • • TAPPI 825 - Flat Crush Test
  • • TAPPI 836 - Four Point Bending Test
  • • TAPPI 839 - Edgewise Crush Test - Clamp Method
  • • TAPPI 844 - Board Combination Test - Nominal Basis Weight

The laboratory is an IKEA certified laboratory for the following tests:

  • • IOS-TM-0037 Load Bearer Compression Test
  • • IOS-TM-0038 Load Bearer Sheet Deflection Test

To submit samples for IKEA quality testing please use the following forms: